Name: The Bete Noir
Other Names: Le Bete Noir; Bête noire; Black Beast; Beelzebub; Mephistopheles; Satan
First Appearance (Additional Details): (behind the scenes) Bishop: The Last X-Man #14 (Nov. 2000): "The Chronowar Part 3: Remain in the Light"; (seen) Gambit & Bishop: Sons of the Atom #Alpha (Feb. 2001): "May Tomorrow Never Die!"; (named) Gambit & Bishop: Sons of the Atom #5 (May 2001): "Are We Ourselves"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 10
Gender: not applicable
Note: ancient enemy of Phoenix Force
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